Biography of Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619

Around 1551 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 was born.

On 30 Apr 1565 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (14) commenced his training under Laurence Woodham at the Sign of "The Key" Goldsmith's Row Cheapside.

On 20 May 1576 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (25) became a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths.

After 20 May 1576 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 was in the pay of the Master of the Revels.

In 1582 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (31). Portrait of Anne Knollys Baroness De La Warr 1555-1608 (26).

In 1582 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Anne Knollys Baroness De La Warr 1555-1608.

Around 1590. Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (39). Portrait of Elizabeth Oldenburg 1573-1625 (16).

Around 1590. Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Elizabeth Oldenburg 1573-1625.

In 1590 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (39). Portrait of Katherine Carey Countess Nottingham 1550-1603 (40).

In 1590 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Katherine Carey Countess Nottingham 1550-1603.

Around 1597 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (46). Portrait of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby de Eresby 1555-1601 (41).

Around 1597 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby de Eresby 1555-1601.

In 1605 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (54). Portrait of Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 (30).

In 1605 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Arbella Stewart 1575-1615.

In 1607 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (56) was appointed Sarjeant Painter to James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625 (40) sharing the office with John Critz Painter 1551-1642 (56).

Around 1600 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 painted the portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625.Around 1605 John Critz Painter 1551-1642. Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625 with Garter Collar and Leg Garter.In 1621 Daniel Mijtens Painter 1590-1648. Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625 wearing his Garter Collar and Leg Garter.Around 1632 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625.In 1583 Pieter Bronckhorst Painter -1583. Portrait of James I King England and Ireland VI King Scotland 1566-1625.

In 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (57). Portrait of Elizabeth D'Oyly née Knightley.

In 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Elizabeth D'Oyly née Knightley.

On 14 Oct 1608 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (57) was paid £7 for "pictures made by His Highness' (14) command".

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince of Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.After 07 Feb 1612 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Princess Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662. Elizabeth's standing collar of reticella is worked with the Royal coat of arms with its lion and unicorn supporters. She wears a gown of Italian silk brocade. The black armband is thought to be a sign of mourning for her brother Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales who died on 07 Feb 1612.

On 14 Jul 1609 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (58) was paid £3 "for a picture of His Highness (15) which was given in exchange for the King's picture".

In 1610 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (59). Portrait of Princess Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662 (13).

In 1610 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Princess Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (60). Portrait of Elizabeth Watson 1600-1624 (11). She is wearing a draped mantle—embroidered with seed pearls in a pattern of ostrich plumes—and a matching turban. The mantle knotted on one shoulder was worn in Jacobean court masques.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Elizabeth Watson 1600-1624. She is wearing a draped mantle—embroidered with seed pearls in a pattern of ostrich plumes—and a matching turban. The mantle knotted on one shoulder was worn in Jacobean court masques.

In 1611 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (60) and Paul Isackson 1565-1655 painted the cabins, carvings, and armorials on the ship the Prince Royal.

On 10 Jul 1613 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (62) was paid £13.6s.8d. by the vice-chancellor of the University of Cambridge, "in full satisfaction for Prince Charles (12) his picture", for a full-length portrait which is still in the Cambridge University Library.

In 1633 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of Charles I King England Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 known as Charles I with M.De St Antoine.Around 1637 Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of Charles I King England Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649.

In 1616 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (65). Portrait of (possibly) Frances Cotton 1578-1620 (38).

In 1616 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of (possibly) Frances Cotton 1578-1620.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Anne Vavasour 1560-1650.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Anne Vavasour 1560-1650.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of William Pope 1st Earl Downe 1573-1631.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of William Pope 1st Earl Downe 1573-1631.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince of Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince of Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (68). Portrait of Vere Egerton 1596-1629 (23).

In 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619. Portrait of Vere Egerton 1596-1629.

On 10 Oct 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (68) made his will.

After 10 Oct 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 died.

On 16 Oct 1619 the will of Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (68) was proved.